Forest Service Prime Evil

If we're not careful pretty soon we'll all be paying Mickey Mouse and the rest of the corporate pirates just to hang out in our national forests.
Sam Negri


Howls of outrage and squeals of delight from our astonished fans.

Death By Committee

The dominant media and political forces have become so extravagantly attached to consensus that we're damn near buried in bullshit.
Jeff Smith

The Skinny

Poor Raul Grijalva doesn't get to be Tucson's mayor this time around...More gossip from The Arizona Daily Snail...Can Ken Marcus clean up TUSD finances? And more!

Highland Hell

The Sierra Madre Alliance aims to protect the Mexican mountains' incredibly rich ecosystem from an exploding, NAFTA-enhanced lumber industry, and roughly 60,000 Tarahumara Indians from the pervasive drug trade.
Tim Vanderpool

Board Certified

If for some reason you haven't met George F. Garcia, the superintendent of the Tucson Unified School District, four members of his Board have given you more time to get to know him. Three more years, in fact.
Chris Limberis

Pointless Partisanship

The creation of an independent counsel has made it simultaneously easier to impeach for a marginal offense and harder to remove for a major transgression.
Emil Franzi

15 Years In The Blink Of An Eye...

Happy Birthday, Tucson Weekly!
Douglas Biggers

Talk Back

Miffed at Smith? Scratch your chinny at The Skinny? Don't let things fester--get them off your chest here.

This Modern World

An off-site link to Tom Tomorrow's fabulous political cartoon.

Jim Hightower

An off-site link to the home page of Jim Hightower, whose populist musings often appear in the Weekly.

Desert Links

DesertNet's collection of some of the Southwest's best websites and resources.

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